EŞANLAMLI SÖZCÜKLER (03)
I can't quite pin down your
general attitude on this issue. It's so ambivalent.
to pin down = to understand and classify...
02 -- He wasn't alone in this. He had two accomplices.
03 -- Send for the doctor at once! It's urgent!
04 -- The word "February" is often abbreviated to "Feb".
05 -- He was considerate enough to stand by her when she found herself in that terrible fix.
in a terrible fix = in a very difficult position or situation...
06 -- Due to unforeseen circumstances, we have to put off the meeting to some future date.
07 -- Thus the mystery was solved and he was found not guilty.
DİKKAT: "Ama şu şık da geçerli" itirazı geçersiz: Testimizin konusu EŞANLAMLILAR...
08 -- If you could do a little repairing around the house, we wouldn't have needed to call in a plumber in the first place.
in the first place = daha işin başında, zaten daha en başta...
09 -- They ran round the corner and then simply vanished out of sight.
10 -- He was acclaimed by all as the new world champion.
11 -- This is only a tentative arrangement. We'll decide on a permanent course of action later on.
12 -- You'll have to accustom yourself to their strange ways of life.
13 -- Why should anyone have any respect for him? He's so unbelievably rude to everyone else himself, isn't he?
14 -- You're not going to release him, are you? He is a dangerous criminal.
15 -- A pretentious person is neither liked nor respected -- nor, indeed, tolerated.
16 -- He was much disliked for his belligerent ways even as a child.
Ludimus effigiem belli. = Satrançsever Üyelerimizin oyuna otururken söyleyebilecekleri ünlü Latince tümce...
17 -- After two hours of intensive search, the police began to suspect that it all had been a hoax.
18 -- I must say she's quite odd in her ways.
in her ways = davranışlarında... Lütfen "pitiful" için sözlüğe bknz. = Genelde ters değerlendiriliyor...
19 -- His younger sister is married to a well-known architect.
infamous = Lütfen sözlüğe danışınız; tıpkı "indifferent" ve "invaluable" gibi sizleri şaşırtacaktır.
20 -- She may be naive, but you'd be wrong to think that she's stupid in any sense of the word.